| Mar 24, 2011
| 2:56 PM
America's Backyard (photo by Beth Black)
During tough economic times, when the unemployment rate reaches double digits, corporations lay off employees like fat guys lay off salads, and the American dream loses touch with reality, people more readily...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 5:50 PM
Ski Rixen at Quiet Waters Park (photo by Beth Black)
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| Sep 19, 2011
| 12:27 PM
The friends next door: Bagsnob.com founder Tina Craig (left) and Julia Allison
Dear Julia: I follow you onTwitter and see you're in New York for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. I'm a big fashionista myself and I'm curious to know how the industry feels...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 10:15 AM
Despite a new upscale locale, a New York-inspired structure, a celebrity announcer, and the addition of national retailers, ticket prices for Baltimore Fashion Week will be less expensive than last year, according to Sharan Nixon, the event's executive...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 6:33 AM
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Weekkicked off last night in NYC, and the star-studded lineup at The Heart Truth's Red Dress show didn't disappoint.
We are taking a look behind the scenes all week to get the inside scoop at New York Fashion Week. Last night, we...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 6:22 PM
New York Giant's star Victor Cruz cut the red ribbon yesterday at the Lincoln Center to officially kick off the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week.
"I'm excited to see a lot of fashion and a lot of shows," Cruz said.
Fashionistas from all over the world come to...
| Feb 19, 2012
Celebrity sightings and New York Fashion Week go together like a navy blue blazer and gold buttons, and the fall-winter 2012 shows, which officially wrapped up here on Thursday, were no exception.
It's to a designer's advantage to invite high-profile...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 12:02 PM
Since January, Baltimore Fashion Week founder Sharan Nixon has been operating under the assumption that she would hold her four-day event in the tony neighborhood of Harbor East.
Nixon announced Wednesday that after months of meetings and dozens of e-...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 3:39 PM
In Baltimore, the best way to capture the vibe spotted at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is with a quick trip to a department store or high-end boutique. Both are generally stocked with a slew of garments from designers whose creations regularly appear on the...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 1:14 PM
It was doubly sad for me hearing of the death of Rebecca Marie Jung last week. This dancer, athlete, teacher and friend died of complications from cancer Sept. 6.
Rebecca, or “Becky,” as she preferred to be called, had many ties to Howard...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 7:29 AM